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Concrete Catwalk // A Vest & A Dress

A subtle snakeprint dress, paired with a drapey blue vest – such a simple combo that I threw on in a hurry, but it just sort of seemed to work.  (Phew!)

I wanted to keep things simple for a few evening events in the city, and even though we weren’t originally planning to take photos because of the pouring rain, was admittedly kind of glad that the clouds parted right as I was heading out the door.

Ps. Love vests?  Find more in my past looks here, and of course the rest of the look is below…

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Blue gem earrings – Crossroads Trading Co.
Dress (love this other version in blue) – c/o Crossroads Trading Co. 
Drapey blue vest – Poshmark
Clutch – Vintage, was Mama’s
Bracelets – Tortoise bangles & gold cuff
Feather ring – House of Harlow
Heels – Jessica Simpson (similar)

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Concrete Catwalk // Weekend Warrior

An outfit full of basic pieces, worn for a weekend of playing tourist.  I almost didn’t even post these photos (yes, there are some looks that don’t make the cut) because it felt a little boring to me, but I figured that it would be fair to admit that I don’t always feel like my style decisions are spot-on.

After the jump you’ll find a few more photos, this outfit’s details, and what kind of activities warrant such plain pieces…

My Mom and Aunt (who are both more like my sisters) were here for a visit a few weeks back, and these shots were taken on our adventure of walking across the Brooklyn Bridge (which was so fun, BTW), brunch & shopping.  Those storm clouds you see in the background were basically the start of what ended up being Sandy, but we didn’t let them stop us from having an amazing few days of some MUCH needed girl’s time.

Oh, and the more I look at these pictures, the more I realize that the olive-green-final-layer really carried the whole look.  I wear vests quite a lot, and I think it’s because the extra texture, color and details can add so much interest, with little to no effort.  Check out some of the very best vests from years past on S&P, and tell me in the comments – is this an item that makes an appearance in your own wardrobe every once in a while?

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Earrings – Sheyna (similar)
White blouse – Vintage, thrifted (similar)
Vest – Romwe (similar)
Necklace – J. Crew (similar)
Backpack – c/o Lo & Sons
Bracelet – c/o Ann Taylor
BDG Cigarette Jeans – Urban Outfitters
Flats – Michael Kors (similar)

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